Small Businesses

News and Articles About Small Businesses

Is a DIY App In Your Future?
Apps

Is a DIY App In Your Future?

App use by small businesses is set to double. The good news is they are easier than ever to develop.
Susan Solovic
Dear Politician: If Small Business Is So Important, How Do You Explain These Facts?
Small Businesses

Dear Politician: If Small Business Is So Important, How Do You Explain These Facts?

The economy runs on private-sector job growth. Why is that so hard to understand?
Susan Solovic
A Business Name vs. a Trademark: Do You Know the Difference?
Trademarks

A Business Name vs. a Trademark: Do You Know the Difference?

One gives you protection in your state only; the other gives protection in all 50.
Nellie Akalp
How Secure Is Your Small Business? 5 Tips to Protect Against Modern Cyber Attacks.
Cyber Attacks

How Secure Is Your Small Business? 5 Tips to Protect Against Modern Cyber Attacks.

Small- and midsized businesses are being targeted, just like the big guys.
John Mason
10 Online Invoicing Services for Small-Business Owners
Cash Flow Center

10 Online Invoicing Services for Small-Business Owners

Who needs an accountant when there is such a wide array of online services available?
Drew Hendricks
What Angel Investors Care About Most When They Make Investment Decisions
Angel Investors

What Angel Investors Care About Most When They Make Investment Decisions

Why people are as important as products in these initial funding rounds.
David Nilssen
4 Reasons Small Businesses Should Migrate to the Cloud
Cloud computing

4 Reasons Small Businesses Should Migrate to the Cloud

From lower costs and easier ways to collaborate, all owners could benefit from the switch.
Andre Lavoie
Facebook Announces Another Small Business Meetup Roadshow
Facebook

Facebook Announces Another Small Business Meetup Roadshow

The social media mammoth is joining forces with MailChimp, Shopify, Visa and Zenefits in a cross-country bid to boost SMB success -- and the ad dollars SMBs spend on Facebook.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Out of the Loop on the Internet of Things? Here's a Brief Guide.
Internet of Things

Out of the Loop on the Internet of Things? Here's a Brief Guide.

An expert weighs in on how Web 3.0 will affect small businesses.
Mikal E. Belicove
Finding a Competitive Edge in a Non-Traditional Locale
Location

Finding a Competitive Edge in a Non-Traditional Locale

Location, location, location -- even when it's Sacramento -- can benefit your business.
Ryan Vanni
Why Small Business Is Personal -- Not Local
Small Businesses

Why Small Business Is Personal -- Not Local

In this global economy, success has no boundaries or geographical limitations -- no matter how small or large your company.
Clate Mask
A Girl's Guide to Finding an Awesome Mentor (and Being One)
Mentorship

A Girl's Guide to Finding an Awesome Mentor (and Being One)

Sixty-seven percent of women rate mentors as extremely important. So why have 63 percent never had one?
Leyla Seka
How Small-Business Owners Can Win the Health Insurance Game
Small Business Resources

How Small-Business Owners Can Win the Health Insurance Game

You have more options for employee coverage than you think.
Michael Stahl
Why Small Businesses Should Partner Up With Other Brands
Partnerships

Why Small Businesses Should Partner Up With Other Brands

Smart partnerships can contribute to growth and influence consumer perception in positive ways.
Web Smith